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Synonyms for radon

a radioactive gaseous element formed by the disintegration of radium

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Con excepcion de la muestra de agua potable de San Joaquin, las muestras de agua potable de la red de abastecimiento presentan valores aceptables de 222Rn de acuerdo al limite maximo sugerido por US EPA (2012).
2009, Radon surveys and real-time monitoring at Stromboli volcano: influence of soil temperature, atmospheric pressure and tidal forces on 222Rn degassing.
Soil gas 222Rn in sedimentary basins in central Italy: its implications in radiation protection zoning.
Background atmospheric 222Rn concentrations outdoors and indoors: a review, Health Physics 45(2): 289-302.
Temperature dependence of adsorption coeficients of 222Rn on activated charcoal determined by adsorptionedesorption method, Health Physics 80(2): 175-176.
Hussain N, Church TM, Kim G (1999) Use of 222Rn and 226Ra to trace groundwater discharge into the Chesapeake Bay.